Litwick Burns Bright in Pokemon GOâ€™s October 2022 Community Day
The upcoming Pokemon GO Community Day in October promises to be an exciting event with the spotlight on the Ghost- and Fire-type Pokemon, Litwick. During this event, which takes place on October 15, 2022, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. local time, Litwick will appear more frequently in the wild. Trainers will also have the opportunity to encounter a Shiny Litwick. Additionally, evolving Litwick’s Evolution, Lampent, into Chandelure during or up to five hours after the event will grant a Chandelure with the exclusive Charged Attack, Poltergeist. As this is Poltergeist’s debut in Pokemon GO, it’s an opportunity that Trainers won’t want to miss.
Exciting Bonuses for Community Day
During the Community Day event, Trainers can enjoy various bonuses to enhance their gameplay experience. These bonuses include:
- 3Ã— XP for catching Pokemon
- 2Ã— chance for Trainers Level 31+ to receive Candy XL for catching Pokemon
- 2Ã— Candy for catching Pokemon
- Lure Modules activated during the event last for three hours
- Incense (excluding Daily Adventure Incense) activated during the event will last for three hours
- Trades require 50% less Stardust (from 2:00 to 10:00 p.m. on Community Day)
- One additional Special Trade can be made for a maximum of two for the day (from 2:00 to 10:00 p.m. on Community Day)
These bonuses aim to enhance Trainers’ chances of catching more Pokemon and provide extra incentives to participate in the Community Day festivities.
Special Research: “Field Notes: Trick of the Light”
To further engage Trainers, a Special Research story called “Field Notes: Trick of the Light” will be available exclusively for Community Day. Trainers can purchase tickets for this research story in the in-game shop for just US$1.00. The tickets can also be gifted to friends with whom the Trainer has reached the level of Great Friends or higher. This luminescent research adventure promises intriguing challenges and rewards, offering a unique and immersive experience for participants.
Bonus Raid Battles and Extended Fun
After the Community Day event ends, there will be additional opportunities for Trainers to participate in Raid Battles featuring Lampent, the Evolution of Litwick. These four-star Raid Battles will be available from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. local time. Successfully completing a four-star Raid Battle against Lampent will cause Litwick to appear in a 300-meter radius around the Gym that hosted the raid for 30 minutes. Trainers may even encounter a Shiny Litwick during these encounters, adding an extra element of excitement to the post-event activities.
Connect with Other Trainers
Pokemon GO Community Day is not only about catching Pokemon but also about connecting with other like-minded Trainers. To facilitate this, Trainers can use the Community Day map to locate popular areas in their city where other Trainers gather for trading, battling, and Raid Battles. These Community Parks offer a fun and engaging environment to meet fellow Trainers, enjoy fresh air, and make lasting connections within the Pokemon GO community.
Event-Themed Stickers and Reminders
During the event, Trainers will have the chance to collect event-themed stickers. These stickers can be obtained by spinning PokÃ©Stops, opening Gifts, or purchasing them from the in-game shop. Additionally, Trainers are reminded to prioritize their safety by being aware of their surroundings and following guidelines from local health authorities when participating in Pokemon GO events.
October’s Community Day in Pokemon GO promises to be an electrifying experience with Litwick taking center stage. Trainers can look forward to encountering more Litwick in the wild, evolving Lampent into Chandelure with the exclusive Charged Attack, Poltergeist, and enjoying various bonuses and exciting Raid Battles. It’s an opportunity for Trainers to deepen their connections within the Pokemon GO community and have a thrilling and memorable experience.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. How do I participate in Pokemon GO’s October 2022 Community Day?
To participate in the October 2022 Community Day, simply launch Pokemon GO during the designated event timeframe on October 15, 2022, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. local time. Explore your surroundings to encounter increased spawns of Litwick and take advantage of the event bonuses. Don’t forget to purchase the Special Research ticket, “Field Notes: Trick of the Light,” for an additional adventure.
2. Can I evolve my Litwick into Chandelure after the Community Day event ends?
Yes, you can evolve your Litwick into Chandelure up to five hours after the Community Day event concludes. This will allow you to obtain a Chandelure that knows the exclusive Charged Attack, Poltergeist. Make sure to take advantage of this opportunity before the window closes.
3. Are the event bonuses available globally?
Yes, the event bonuses for Pokemon GO’s October 2022 Community Day are available globally. Trainers from all around the world can enjoy the increased XP, Candy, and extended durations for Lure Modules and Incense. However, please note that some bonuses may have specific time frames, such as the reduced Stardust requirement for trades and the additional Special Trade limit.
4. Can I participate in the bonus Raid Battles remotely?
No, the bonus Raid Battles featuring Lampent can only be accessed by physically visiting the Gym where the Raid is taking place. Remote Raid Passes are not valid for these specific Raid Battles. Make sure to gather your team and plan accordingly to make the most out of this opportunity.
5. Can I trade with other Trainers during the event?
Yes, trading with other Trainers is possible during Pokemon GO’s October 2022 Community Day. Even better, there will be a reduced Stardust requirement for trades from 2:00 to 10:00 p.m. local time on Community Day. Additionally, Trainers will be able to make one additional Special Trade, totaling up to two Special Trades for the day within the same time window. Utilize these benefits to enhance your Pokemon collection.